The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 91 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.80% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.54% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £39,450 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.31% +2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,670
% change year-on-year
- -2.67%
Data Protection
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1110 930 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 81.14% 81.44% 75.03%
Number of salaries quoted 838 700 519
Average salary £47,125 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region.

Data Protection Salary Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +16 6 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Chelmsford +2 1 £39,450 -9.31%
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection.

1 9 (56.25%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Data Protection also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) FCoE
2 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) TKPROF
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Programmer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.25%) ASP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) Isilon
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Dell